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Telerehabilitation for persons with multiple sclerosis

  1. Fary Khan1,2,3,*,
  2. Bhasker Amatya1,
  3. Jurg Kesselring4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System Group

Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010508


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Khan F, Amatya B, Kesselring J. Telerehabilitation for persons with multiple sclerosis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD010508. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010508.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Royal Park Campus, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  2. 2

    Monash University, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  3. 3

    University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  4. 4

    Valens Hospital, Department of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation, Rehabilitation Center, Valens, Switzerland

*Fary Khan, fary.khan@mh.org.au.

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  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 MAY 2013

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Table 1. Levels of quality of individual studies

Judgement of risk of bias 

Risk of bias in all domains lowHigh methodological quality = ‘high-quality study’

Unclear or high risk of bias for one or more domainsLow methodological quality = ‘low-quality study’

High risk of bias for most domainsVery low methodological quality = ‘very low-quality study’

 
Table 2. Levels of quality of a body of evidence in the GRADE approach  

Underlying methodologyQuality rating

Randomised trials or double-upgraded observational studiesHigh

Downgraded randomised trials or upgraded observational studiesModerate

Double-downgraded randomised trials or observational studiesLow

Triple-downgraded randomised trials or downgraded observational studies or case series/case reportsVery low